§ Mr. Lang
The latest available estimates of employees in employment in Scotland are for September 1987. Of the five main industry sectors, the service sector is the one in which women account for the highest percentage of employees.
Information from the new earnings survey, which covers a 1 per cent. sample of employees who are members of PAYE schemes, is provided in the table.
Average gross weekly earnings (including overtime) of full-time employees on adult rates Scotland, April 1987 Services £ per week All industries £ per week Men Manual 161.2 179.7 Non-manual 245.7 256.4 Women Manual 104.1 111.7 Non-manual 150.3 149.0